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Meth seized outside Amherst

RCMP and the Colchester Integrated Street Crime Unit seized over 2,000 methamphetamine pills Dec. 11.
RCMP and the Colchester Integrated Street Crime Unit seized over 2,000 methamphetamine pills Dec. 11.

Cumberland RCMP and the Colchester Integrated Street Crime Unit seized over 2,000 methamphetamine pills Dec. 11, during a concerted traffic stop near Amherst.

The Highway 104 traffic stop lead to the arrest of two men and seizure of the drugs as well as $2000 cash.

The driver, a 49-year-old man from Hilden, was arrested for breaching his parole conditions. He is also facing a charge of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. He will remain in custody until his court appearance at a later date.

The passenger, a 33-year-old from Bible Hill, is also facing a charge of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. He was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Amherst Provincial Court on February 5, 2018.

The investigation is ongoing.

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